In order to avoid confrontation between right-wing militias and counter-protesters at the famous Confederate monument, officials closed the park for a day.
In an interview with Billboard, country icon Dolly Parton spoke out in support of the Black Lives Matter movement, saying, “Of course Black lives matter. Do we think our little white asses are the only ones that matter? No!”
The White House issued a formal veto threat to the National Defense Authorization Act because it renames Army bases that honor Confederate traitors.
The president told Fox News "I don't care what the military says" when asked why he is pushing against their efforts to rename the bases.
The symbol long associated with racism has flown over the state since 1894.
"The Late Show" host got personal in his monumental bashing of the president.
The president “will not even consider” renaming military bases that honor Confederate leaders.
From Virginia to Alabama to Philadelphia, local leaders are removing statues dedicated to remembering dead racists.
Republican Tate Reeves has a long history of ties to pro-Confederate groups.
How does our failure to teach about slavery’s brutal legacy affect our ability to solve the issues facing our country today?